Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore the princes were wroth with Jeremiah, and smote him, and put him in prison in the house of Jonathan the scribe: for they had made that the prison.
So Joseph’s master took him and
put him into the jail, the place where the king’s prisoners were confined; and he was there in the jail.
2 Chronicles 16:10
Then Asa was angry with the seer and put him in
prison, for he was enraged at him for this. And Asa oppressed some of the people at the same time.
2 Chronicles 18:26
and say, ‘Thus says the king, “
Put this man in prison and feed him sparingly with bread and water until I return safely.”’”
They laid hands on the apostles and
put them in a public jail.
When he had seized him, he put him in prison, delivering him to four
squads of soldiers to guard him, intending after the Passover to bring him out before the people.
Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be tested, and you will have tribulation for ten days. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
But now, please listen, O my lord the king; please let my
petition come before you and do not make me return to the house of Jonathan the scribe, that I may not die there.”
Then they took Jeremiah and cast him into the
cistern of Malchijah the king’s son, which was in the court of the guardhouse; and they let Jeremiah down with ropes. Now in the cistern there was no water but only mud, and Jeremiah sank into the mud.